N.Y. General Obligations Law Section 5-1506


An agent is not entitled to receive compensation from the assets of the principal for responsibilities performed under a power of attorney unless the principal specifically provides for compensation in the power of attorney.


An agent shall be entitled to receive reimbursement from the assets of the principal for reasonable expenses actually incurred in connection with the performance of the agent’s responsibilities.

Source: Section 5-1506 — Compensation, https://www.­nysenate.­gov/legislation/laws/GOB/5-1506 (updated Sep. 22, 2014; accessed Jun. 8, 2024).

Jun. 8, 2024

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Sep. 22, 2014

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